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Edmund Gaines Pendleton
Full Name: Edmund Gaines "Ned" Pendleton
Date of birth: May 23, 1815
Date of death: March 11, 1868

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 42 Nov 2, 1863 - Aug 6, 1866 10th     Milford / Ellis   Ellis, Johnson, Parker
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Mentioned in biographical sketch of son George C. Pendleton, Volume II, pp. 615-616. Edmund Pendleton served as member of the state legislature from Ellis County and died there in 1868. Marriage to Sarah (Smart) Pendleton, both natives of Tennessee, moved to Ellis County 1857. Relatives: Edmund Pendleton - father, George C. Pendleton - son. A History of Central and Western Texas, 1911.
  • Other Resources
  • Edmund Gaines "Ned" Pendleton, birth date 5/23/1815, death date 3/11/1868, interment in Waxahachie City Cemetery, Ellis County. "Edmund was the father of George Cassety Pendleton, a Democratic politician who served as Texas State Representative and Speaker, Lieutenant Governor of Texas, and U.S. Representative from the 7th District of Texas." Find a Grave.
  • Mentioned in GRANGE. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Committee Informationtop
    10th R.S. - 1863
    Penitentiary  
    Public Land  
    Stock and Stock Raising (Chair) 
     

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